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17 Detained After Panga Boat Spotted Off Palos Verdes

A panga boat was found Friday morning off the coast of Palos Verdes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2014

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Debate Chugs Along Over Whether Granting Immigrants Driver’s Licenses Will Make Roads Safer

A debate over granting illegal immigrants driver’s licenses continues to chug along after the California Legislature passed a bill on it Thursday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2013

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Calif. Legislature OK’s Driver’s Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

After decades of debate and discussion, the Calif. Legislature approved a bill that will allow undocumented workers to obtain driver’s licenses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2013

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LA Officials Vote To Support Driver’s Licenses For Unauthorized Immigrants

The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Wednesday in support of a bill that would allow unauthorized immigrants to apply for driver’s licenses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2013

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Immigration Reform Could Mean A ‘New Life’ For Millions Of Californians

The lives of nearly 3 million undocumented workers in California could change in remarkable ways if a plan to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws pushes full-steam ahead.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2013

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Senators Unveil Bipartisan Immigration Reform Plan

A group of bipartisan senators formally unveiled their framework for comprehensive immigration reform today, saying they are more optimistic than they have been in years for the chance of passing such legislation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/28/2013

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Gov. Brown Approves Driver’s Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

Hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants in California can now apply for a driver’s license, thanks to a bill signed into law by Gov. Brown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2012

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6 Arrested At Anti-Deportation Rally At LA Jail

Six people were arrested as dozens rallied outside a county jail in downtown Los Angeles jail in favor of a bill aimed at protecting some illegal immigrants from deportation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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Van Nuys Company Charged Following Immigration Raid

A California printer supply manufacturer raided by federal authorities four years ago has agreed to plead guilty to employing illegal immigrants and pay $267,000 in fines.

09/05/2012

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Bill Urges More Illegal Workers To Pay Calif. Taxes

California lawmakers have approved legislation that would allow illegal immigrants to voluntarily join a program and pay state income taxes in exchange for leniency in their immigration status.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2012

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Lawmakers Move To Give Illegal Immigrants Licenses

Hundreds of thousands of young illegal immigrants could get California driver’s licenses if a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown becomes law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2012

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Calif. Moves To Give Licenses To Immigrant Drivers

California is moving to give driver’s licenses to young immigrants who are in the country illegally but would no longer face deportation under a recently announced policy change by the Obama administration.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2012

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Young Immigrants To Apply For Deferred Action Program On Wednesday

Hundreds of thousands of young immigrants will start applying for the Dream Act on Wednesday, which will allow the children of undocumented workers to live in the U.S. without fear of deportation for the next two years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2012

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Woman Arrested On Suspicion Of Posing As ICE Agent

A woman suspected of posing as an Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent was behind bars.

06/01/2012

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Immigrant Mothers Make Tearful Pleas To Stay In U.S. With Kids

Immigration officials Wednesday granted an extension to one mother, but ordered another mother out of the county.

05/09/2012

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